Loic is Head of Events and oversees the planning and content of WIG’s extensive events calendar. Loic manages WIG’s Health, Digital & Technology, and Financial Services networks. He joined WIG in September 2015 and has over 14 years’ events experience, across exhibitions, professional development and conferences. Loic recently returned from Australia where, over 11 years, he led events for Informa Australia, the Australasian Railway Association, the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FINSIA) and the Association for Data-driven Marketing and Advertising (ADMA).
Frederic is WIG’s Events Assistant supporting the planning and delivery of WIG events. Frederic has a real interest in international affairs having undertaken a BA at Reading University and MSc at the University of Surrey in International Relations. Upon graduating, Frederic spent six months in Melbourne, Australia working for an NGO. He then went on to work for a London-based think tank focusing on Middle Eastern politics. In his free time, he enjoys skiing, tennis and travelling.
Francesca is WIG’s Event Producer, managing content for our networks including Technology & Media, Health & Social, Energy & Climate Change and Transport & Infrastructure events, as well as our technical visits and conferences offerings. Prior to joining WIG Francesca worked in international conference production, research, marketing and event management across a range of sectors including public policy, life sciences, and professional development for the legal sector. She has a degree in History from the University of Bristol.
Nevena joined WIG’s events team as Events & Marketing Manager in 2013, since she has moved to the role of Event Delivery Manager. She is responsible for ensuring events have hosts and are managed to the high standards our members expect. She particularly enjoys mangaing the coordinators and executives in the team, providing training and support. Previously Nevena worked in both the charity and corporate sectors and has extensive experince organising conferences throughout the UK and Europe. To date Nevena has lived in Belgrade, Glasgow and Vancouver and she has called London home for eight years. A common question she is asked is where her accent is from and the best description of it is transatlantic.
With a background in event organisation, administration and research, Ana will email you about events that may be of interest, as well as chase you for membership renewal! Ana is responsible for supporting the delivery of the events programme and managing the administrative side of the membership. Her background is mainly in the charity sector, having previously worked in social mobility and in research for non-profits associated with the University of Essex.
As Events Coordinator, Veronika is responsible for the planning, coordination and execution of our WIG events.
Veronika, who is originally from Slovakia, discovered her interest in politics and current affairs while studying International Relations at the University of Westminster. Upon graduating, she interned at the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in London. In her free time she enjoys skiing, travelling and studying foreign languages.
Catherine is Head of Member Value developing new offers to meet our members' needs such as our regional programme, various series in partnership with like minded organisations and a 'Meet the Author' series. Catherine also manages and chairs our HR Directors Network, L & D Network, Diversity & Inclusion Network and leads our delivery team for the Commissioning Academy. Before she joined WIG, Catherine spent a decade as a Civil Servant in the government's marketing agency following an international career in the private sector including Global Marketing Director for Durex and European Marketing Director for Yahoo! Outside of WIG, she is an advocate for children with special needs and enjoys cooking (and of course the eating).